3CX Develops 10 Key New Features for Its IP PBX in Only 20 Weeks
on: June 24, 2008, 5:44 am
Release Author: 3CX Ltd
Release Summary: London, UK - 24 June 2008 - 3CX (http://www.3cx.com)
has announced the release of version 6.0 of 3CX Phone System for
Windows. The most recent version of the award-winning and software-based
PBX ships with 10 key new enterprise-level features such as call
conferencing, paging and Windows 2008 support. These 10 new features
were developed by the international software development company
in only 20 weeks.
Release Body: Call conferencing, Paging and Windows 2008 support
among major features added to software-based 3CX Phone System
for Windows in record time
are very excited to launch this new version of 3CX Phone System for Windows. 3CX'
development team has proved that we can turn around new versions
and new features in record time. What would take years on traditional
PBXs takes only months on a software-based PBX like ours; simply
because the structure is much more manageable" said Nick Galea,
CEO at 3CX.
our new Windows 2008 support, organizations can virtualize the
PBX and run a phone system without the need for an appliance or
an extra server. This means lower administration costs, no extra
hardware and less energy consumption."
Key New Features of 3CX Phone System for Windows v6.0
conference service - up to 32 participants.
2008 server support - run a PBX virtualized.
- page groups of users to broadcast a message.
- with two-way audio capability.
for Vegastream gateways (Patton & Audiocode already supported).
SIP interoperability - addition of support for many leading
international VoIP providers and SIP phones.
provisioning - automatic provision of BLF lights indicating
extension status on phones.
Provisioning - listing all extensions and allowing addition
of custom entries.
- 3CX' fax server allows the whole network to send and receive
HTTP API - ability to switch recording on/off, disable an
extension, and disable outbound calls for an extension.
Phone System for Windows allows businesses to completely break
free from the restrictions of costly hardware-based, proprietary
phone systems. It also includes many other features that make
3CX Phone System easy to install, configure, manage and use; helping
businesses increase employees' mobility and productivity.
available editions: Small Business, Pro, Enterprise and Free
Phone System is available in four editions, all supporting an
unlimited number of extensions. The Free edition is limited to
8 simultaneous calls, whereas, the commercial editions can be
extended beyond that and have a more extensive feature set. The
Small Business version supports up to 8, the Pro version up to
16 and the Enterprise edition supports up to 32 simultaneous calls.
Call capacity can be expanded with upgrade packs. A detailed edition
comparison chart can be found on http://www.3cx.com/phone-system/edition-comparison.html.
Phone System Free edition
Free edition, supporting an unlimited number of extensions, is
also available. It can be downloaded from http://www.3cx.com/phone-system/download-phone-system.html.
is an international developer of telecommunications software,
headquartered in Europe with offices in the UK, USA, Germany,
Cyprus, Malta and Hong Kong. It is a Microsoft Gold Certified
partner and is backed by an experienced management and development
team. Its product, 3CX
Phone System for Windows, developed specifically for the SMB (small &
medium business) market, has earned Windows Server 2003
Certification and has received numerous awards, including
the TMC Labs 2007 Innovation Award, The
Windowsnetworking.com Gold Award, as well as, the IT EXPO Best of Show award
2007, the INTERNET Telephony Magazine Product of the Year
Award, and the Communications Solutions
2007 Award, all in recognition to the company's commitment
to innovation and quality. 3CX maintains a global presence with
offices in six countries and localized information available in
various languages. For more information, visit www.3cx.com.